Dyscalculia: News from the web:
Good article on the understood webpage:
Word problems in math can be tricky. To get the right answer, kids have to be able to read the words, figure out what math operation to use, and then do the calculations correctly. A breakdown in any of these skills can cause trouble.
If kids seem to be good at math but struggle with word problems, the article lists some possible reasons why
Read all about it: HERE